CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kevin Connolly, 39; Matt Lucas, 39; Eva Mendes, 39; Dean Stockwell, 77.
Birthday Baby: You thrive on challenges and learn from experience. You are courageous.
Happy Birthday: Keep your emotions in check so you don't miss out on opportunities this year that can help you stabilize your financial situation as well as any contractual obligations you might have. Too much of anything will be what stands between you and success. Be prepared to compromise and share equally. A personal promise must be honored. Your numbers are 9, 13, 24, 30, 33, 42, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Check your options before making a hasty move that might slow you down. You have more choices than you realize. Put more thought into what you have to offer and how you can make your skills more attractive and diverse. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Help a friend or make contributions to a cause you believe in. Your interactions with others will win you favors and friendships. Hands-on help rather than making a donation will bring you far higher rewards in the end. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Slow down until you fully understand the signals you are receiving. Expect to face deception from someone you feel attached to emotionally. Don't be fooled by someone's bravado. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): You can advance if you display your skills, attributes and talent. Don't wait to be asked. Share your ideas and you will formulate good relationships with the people interested in following and supporting your efforts. Love is highlighted. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take any opportunity that comes along to change your surroundings, whether it is just moving furniture around or actually making a geographical move. Even just a day trip to an unfamiliar destination will be rejuvenating. 5 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Nurture your relationships. Emotional problems must not be left to fester. Make suggestions and be willing to compromise. Excess and overreacting will be what lead to trouble in the first place. Less criticizing and more complimenting will be necessary. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Put more thought and creativity into a job. A serious consideration will be made based on the way you handle your peers as well as how you present and promote what you have to offer. Don't make others look bad. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don't overspend to make an impression. Simplicity coupled with an original idea and a little mystery thrown into the mix will put you in a category of your own. A surprise will bring about an unexpected opportunity. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You will find that you are in an uncompromising position if you let your emotions lead you into conversations that will cost you a friendship, advancement or lead to a family feud. Think before you share your feelings. Focus on home improvements. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Dig deep into your past and you will not make the same mistake twice. You can secure your position and improve your reputation if you are strict in the way you handle personal and professional situations that have potential to cause friction. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take a creative approach to the way you live your life. A change to your environment or friendships will help you move in a positive direction that will improve your chances to accomplish your goals. Focus on self-improvement. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't trust anyone offering the impossible. Do what needs doing and keep moving in a direction that suits you. Waiting for others to complete a job or to make a comment on what you are doing will be a waste of time. 2 stars